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Tunisia Demographic and Health Survey 1988


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête Démographique et de Santé en Tunisie 1988
Tunisia (TUN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
06/1988 - 10/1988
Data type
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Verbal autopsy

Part of phase 1 of the DHS series, a comprehensive, nationally representative household survey. Covers population, education, health, nutrition, family planning and household characteristics.

Age at first sex, Agriculture, Analgesics, Anemia, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antimalarials, Ascariasis, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth certificates, Birth control pills, Body mass index, Breastfeeding, Breathing difficulty, Caesarean section, Child anthropometry, Complete birth history, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, DTP vaccines, Dentists, Diaphragms, Diarrhea, Drug consumption, Education, Electricity, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Female infertility, Fertility, Fever, Health care access, Health care use, Health literacy, Height, Hookworm disease, Hospitals, Household water treatment, Housing conditions, Housing materials, Hygiene, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Jaundice, Summary birth history, Literacy, Live births, Male infertility, Malnutrition, Marital status, Mass media, Measles vaccines, Medicines, Menstruation, Mortality, Multiple births, Neonatal conditions, Occupations, Oral rehydration therapy, Parental survival, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacies, Pharmacists, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Polio vaccines, Postpartum amenorrhea, Pregnancy, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Refrigeration, Religion, Reproductive and sexual risk factors, Sanitation, Seizures, Sexual abstinence, Sexual behavior, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Spermicides, Telephones, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Transportation, Trichuriasis, Unintentional injuries, Vaccination cards, Verbal autopsy, Vomiting, Water supply, Weight, Diarrheal diseases, Antenatal care, Occupation codes
Suggested citation 
Macro Systems, Inc.; Institute for Resource Development, National Office for Family and Population, Ministry of Public Health (Tunisia). Tunisia Demographic and Health Survey 1988. Columbia, United States: Macro Systems, Inc.